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Church of St Alban, Gateshead

Description: Church of St Alban

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1948
English Heritage Building ID: 303823

OS Grid Reference: NZ2721160966
OS Grid Coordinates: 427211, 560966
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9426, -1.5768

Location: Windy Nook Road, Gateshead NE10 9RT

Locality: Gateshead
County: Gateshead
Country: England
Postcode: NE10 9RT

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Listing Text

(west side)
6/57 Windy Nook

26.4.48 Church of St. Alban


arish church. 1841-2 by Thomas Liddell with additions 1888. Coursed squared
sandstone, with ashlar dressings; plinth; roof of Welsh slate has flat stone
gable coping. Nave with south porch; north aisle, 1888 north porch to
chancel. South front: trefoil window in gable of porch, shouldered
door in return in chamfered jambs; 2 pairs of lancet windows flanked by
buttresses; lower chancel set back has 2 lancets. Strings at sills and at
head of coped buttresses; clasping buttresses to nave and angle to chancel.
East front has 3 cusped lancets,quatrefoil over; sill string. North side
has 5 lancets; central buttress. West front has 3 lancets with sill string,
slit window in gable peak; bellcote corbelled out above. Cross finials.

Listing NGR: NZ2721160966

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Source: English Heritage

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